ONCEKids Book Series Goes Electronic

ONCEKids is a brand that promotes the diversity and richness of Asian cultural themes though print books, e-books, and interactive applications. In the award-winning Fujimini Adventure Series, Asian-inspired animals embark on hilarious adventures. We sit down with Desiree of ONCEKids to talk about her new award-winning series.     MCA: Welcome to the spotlight Desiree! Now that you have an award-winning book, what … Read More

Hallmark Moments: Remembering to say “I Love You, Be Careful”

This time of year is filled with plenty of Hallmark moments! With one holiday down and several still coming, families around the world are making plans to gather together to celebrate. Whether family travels from a long or short distance, we often tell them to “be careful” on their routes to and from. It is just that phrase that inspired sisters … Read More

Psychotherapist, Parent, and Author: Danielle Leibovici

Danielle Leibovici works with children and families as a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist. Her experience as a psychotherapist has inspired her as a speaker on important topics in parenting, children, and breaking the cycle of compulsive eating. She is also the author of the Award-winning Children’s Picture Book Series; [amazon_link id=”1466227133″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]Under The Tree[/amazon_link]. Her story ideas are … Read More

Careers & Kids: Krista Kay book educates youth on different jobs

What do you want to be when you grow up? We often ask kids this question, and the answers can vary from firefighters to veterinarians to professional athletes – even princesses too! Some kids don’t have an answer. They want to know what their options are. What sorts of careers do people have? What can I be if I don’t … Read More

From the Mailbox: Award-Winning Authors in the Bunker @ the Greenbrier

This just arrived … Headline Books, Inc., which boasts many Mom’s Choice Awards® book honorees is going to be signing their books in the Bunker at the Greenbrier. The resort is host to the W.Va. Reading Association Conference November 15-16, 2012. [amazon_link id=”0929915917″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ][/amazon_link]Melinda Chambers holds four prestigious Mom’s Choice Awards® for her children’s books. Her newest title, And We … Read More

Book answers Questions about disabilities

According to the 2002 U.S. Census, more than 2.8 million Americans who wheelchair-bound. While awareness of physical disabilities is rising, there still remain plenty of questions and misunderstandings about various physical challenges and disabilities. Part of that is compounded by the fact that many of us find it a challenge to figure out the best way to approach the topic … Read More

Jeffrey Bennett – Science Wizard

With an M.S. and Ph.D. in Astrophysics, Jeffrey Bennett specializes in mathematics and science education, spending most of his time as a writer, along with speaking to audiences ranging from elementary school children to college faculty. He is the author of best-selling college textbooks in four distinct subject areas: astronomy, mathematics, statistics, and astrobiology (life in the universe). Together, these … Read More

Book helps Kids deal with differences – Monty the Menace by Lonna Baum

Am I different? Its a question kids ask themselves a lot. Often children who feel different struggle to connect with other kids and adults. This can lead to a child feeling isolated and misunderstood. Their reasoning for feeling different can come from anything: unique clothes or fashion sense; eating unusual foods that other kids don’t like. It can also be something … Read More